Parker Aerospace, a business unit of Parker Hannifin Corporation, the global leader in motion and control technologies, and its Customer Support Operations have signed a long-term agreement with Emirates Airline to provide a comprehensive maintenance package for its fleet of Boeing 777 and Airbus A330/A340 aircraft and engines.
Parker will provide maintenance support to Emirates Airline, covering its hub and various outstations through its worldwide network of repair facilities. The terms of the agreement are part of an enhanced service offering provided to operators and will provide Emirates guaranteed repair turnaround times, access to an in-region inventory pool, and a local support team.
Divisional Senior Vice President - Emirates Engineering Iain Lachlan said, “We are glad to extend our long-standing relationship with Parker to provide comprehensive maintenance services for our Boeing and Airbus fleet. Emirates’ fleet of modern, wide-body aircraft operate 24/7 across the globe, spanning the Americas to Japan and in environments ranging from polar temperatures to arid deserts. We need our aircraft to be in top condition and having a trusted partner who can support our rigorous MRO program is important for the smooth running of our operations.”
“We are delighted to extend our partnership with Emirates — a global leader in aerospace growth, service, and network availability — for a further 10 years and beyond,” said Ben van Sleeuwen, director of EMEA for Parker Aerospace’s Customer Support Operations. “This agreement provides cost predictability to our customer, while offering enhanced services and product performance for its fleet of Boeing and Airbus aircraft.”
This long-term partnership with Emirates illustrates Parker’s commitment to providing global reach, local focus to customers around the world. Parker is dedicated to elevating the services it provides to customers in order to meet commitments to the flying passenger.
Source: Parker Aerospace
Date: Feb 2, 2015